The George Duncan Summer Studentship The George Duncan Summer Studentship

The George Duncan Summer Studentship is awarded to an Undergraduate student from UEA or other UK HE Institution to enable them to undertake a research project within the laboratories of the Eye Group at UEA.


  • Level: Undergraduate - between second and third years
  • Courses: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Pharmacy or Medicine

What does it cover?

  • Value: £1500 
  • Duration of award: Eight weeks summer placement
  • Tuition fees or maintenance: Maintenance
  • Number available: 1

How do I apply?

  • Applications should be submitted by the student, in conjunction with a host supervisor from the Eye Research Group, to the Head of School of Biological Sciences via Emma Godbold at and should consist of a CV and a 500 word summary of the proposed project, including its aims and the timeline for the experimental studies.
  • Potential supervisors are Dr Michael Wormstone (BIO) and Dr Julie Sanderson (PHA).
  • Scholarship application deadline: The deadline for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018.

Terms and Conditions

Please read the Scholarship Acceptance Terms and Conditions before submitting your application. If you are offered the Scholarship, you must be prepared to accept these terms.


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